"In the Border States" is a short Civil War drama directed by D. W. Griffith, featuring cinematographer Billy Bitzer, a star of Silent Hall of Fame.
The film deals with the human aspect of the war. Representatives from both conflicting sides are forced to choose between the loyalty to their banner and the higher moral obligation to humanity.
Directed by D.W. Griffith
Produced by Biograph Company
Scenario by Stanner E.V. Taylor
Cinematography Billy Bitzer
Starring Charles West, Henry Walthall, Gladys Egan
Distributed by Biograph Company
Release date June 13, 1910
Running time 15 min.
Country United States
Language Silent, English intertitles
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